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Copyright 1999 - Gerard P. Moran @ La Porte, Texas

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This study is not an objective one. The purpose of this book is to make you aware of the Celtic contributions to Texas history. The emphasis is on the Irish because they are, by far, the largest group of Celts. Other Celts are covered including those from:

See Appendix II for an understanding of Celtic origins and history. For my definition of who is Irish, please read Appendix I, A DEFINITION OF WHO IS IRISH. For a broader view of Texas history there are many texts available, many are listed in the bibliography.

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